Make a difference. Make it different.

Holding your fundraising event? Here's everything you need to know.

Who says you can’t climb the height of a mountain on your stairs? Who says you have to cancel your music concert? 

Making it different, to make a difference. It's all about finding an idea and turning it on its head. We're here to help you stand out from the crowd and smash your fundraising target.

If you make it different, you make it memorable. And that’s what we all want. If you don’t know what you'd like to do yet, we have loads of inspiration for you on this page! 

Your money makes a huge difference

By making it different, you can make a difference. 

From funding groundbreaking research to providing vital information. Everything you raise helps us find a cure and support people with Parkinson’s.

Request our free fundraising pack full of fundraising tips and ideas.

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Check out our handy Z-A of ideas to help you get started.

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We have loads of cool materials to help you stand out from the crowd.

You can download free fundraising resources such as cake flags, customisable posters and gift tags.

You can also request other fundraising materials, such as banners and collecting tins.

Prefer to use paper sponsorship forms? Please use our official sponsorship form found in the fundraising pack. If you need extra forms, you can photocopy them or we can send you some more.

You can request extra materials via email at [email protected] or phone on 0800 138 6593.

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Set up an online fundraising page to boost your fundraising.

We recommend using JustGivingVirgin Money Giving or setting up a fundraising event through Facebook Fundraisers

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Make a poster 

Spread the word about your fundraising with a poster, flyer or postcard?  Create your own in just a few minutes.

Create your posters and materials

Tell your local paper

Reach out to local press to share your fundraising story.

5 steps to achieving local media coverage

Share on social media

Stand out from the crowd on social media with our beginner's guide for fundraisers.

Download our social media guide (Word, 50KB) 

Live stream your fundraising event

Whether it's a virtual cook along. Or an online concert in your back garden. We have loads of tips and advice to make your live stream a success.

Download our how to guide here

Get in touch

We're here to help you get the most out of your fundraising. Get in touch by email at [email protected] or call us on 0800 138 6593